How to Create Stellar Content for Your Small Business

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The best way to get more followers to your blog or website, increase sales, and keep audiences interested in your brand is to… create great content. Ah, you say, I’ve heard this before about unique content and so forth. But what does it really mean? If you’re about to add that you don’t have the biggest social media network to market the content so what’s the point, well, I’ll stop you right there.

Even the best marketing efforts won’t be helped by crappy content. It all boils down to providing quality writing, photos, videos or another type of content. Your small business needs great content behind social shares and SEO (search engine optimization) only works with unique content. And regarding social media outreach, that requires content marketing first and foremost if you want it to be successful. But I’m getting ahead of myself here.

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Weekly Inspiration Roundup, Vol. 31

Relaxing time away

The scene of my run while on vacation. This is Parksville, BC, Canada. Photo ©2018 Christy B

The weekend was here… And I was on vacation! Woohoo 🙂 We went up island and it was awesome, including a run on the beach boardwalk, yummy meals, and chill time on the couch with someone very important to me. Did you know that sometimes you only have to travel a few hours away to feel like you are on a retreat? I feel awesomely relaxed today. I hope you are doing great too ❤

Thank you to everyone who left such kind comments on the post celebrating 7,000 followers. I’m truly humbled by the support. I appreciate every like and comment!

One of the best parts of my day is reading your blog posts. I read about so many different topics in various writing styles from people around the world. It’s a privilege that you let readers into your world with your inspiring blog posts. Here are a few that caught my eye over the past week:

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Weekly Inspiration Roundup, Volume 28

As we get through January, many of us are taking stock of what goals to set in 2018 and how to best meet our New Year’s resolutions. It takes devotion to these things to make us continue to strive for them. The easier route is to give up, but I know you can do better than that 🙂 If you need some uplifting words for your day, I hope this group of inspirational blog posts from across the WordPress universe will provide you with exactly that. You’ve been publishing great blogs, and here are just a few of the ones I’ve read over the past week:

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